Teachers are to be present during the contest to act as proctors. These students have had fewer than contact hours of Russian instruction in college. Teachers are to be present during the contest to act as proctors. Originals will not be returned. The registration form may not be altered and no changes can be made after the October 12 deadline.
Students and teachers will be asked to sign a statement certifying that the essays were written by the students without the help of any other person. See below for the criteria. No refunds are available for students who do not show up for the essay contest. Content in the body of an email will not be uploaded to Box. Submissions should be emailed as attachments with no text in the body of the email.
Email the files as attachments to: Registration Form File Size: Students and teachers will be asked to sign a statement certifying that the essays were written by the students without the help of any other person.
Students who were born to Russian speaking families and esxay most or all of their education in English. Registration must be completed by October 12, Pushkin Academy of Russian Heritage Education.
National Russian Essay Contest Winners 2019
All students whose essays receive Gold, Silver, Bronze, or Honorable Mention will receive certificates. Instructors at an institution with at least one current ACTR member, with paid dues, are qualified to register students.
Students may not work together or ask for or receive help from another person. Originals will not be returned.
PD: ACTR National Post-Secondary Russian Essay Contest
These students did not have any formal instruction in Russian before college. Students write essays in Russian on a topic announced at the beginning of a two-hour period during the week before Thanksgiving.
Registration info and contest guidelines File Esxay Content in the body of an email will not be uploaded to Box. For study abroad or other immersion programs: Students with no exposure to any Slavic languages at home; Category B: Students and teachers will be asked to sign a statement certifying that the essays were written by the students without the help of any other person.
Instructors must register students through this webpage see the Registration section.
Past Essay Contests Topics and Winners – ACTR
Be aware that the text of the email will not be visible to the contest organizers. Teachers are to send one registration form for their students via email to Paavo Husen by October 12 at: Another opportunity for U.
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Teachers are expected to make photocopies of all essays. See below for the criteria. Audio and video clips Featured virtual guests: Teachers must send the original essays within 48 hours of writing to Co-chair John Rook at the following address: On the contest date you select for your school, students are to meet in an appropriate place to write their essays.
Heritage students are judged separately at the Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced levels.
The essays must be written legibly on the paper provided in black or blue-black ink. Leave your comment, and subscribe to the podcast so you don’t miss our future episodes. Upload via email only works for file attachments. Both the folder owner and sender will receive a notification that files were uploaded successfully.
Students with no exposure to any Slavic languages at home; Category B: Students who may or may not speak Russian with their families, and who have NOT attended school in Russia or the former Soviet Union and who had to learn reading and writing skills after emigration.
Teachers with questions about the essay contest should contact one of the Contest chairs: Be aware that the text of the email will not be visible to the contest organizers. Advanced students with no regular classroom textbook may consult a dictionary for looking up occasional single vocabulary words.